Fabre had many scholarly achievements. He was a popular teacher, physicist, chemist, and botanist. However, he is probably best known for his findings in the field of entomology, the study of insects, and is considered by many to be the father of modern entomology. Much of his enduring popularity is due to his marvelous teaching ability and his manner of writing about the lives of insects in biographical form.These horns! the cricket answered; why, God made them ears; who can deny? Yes, said the ... aNo, my dear.Theyareat once hands, eyes, nose, andacanefor the blind. ... aI have noticed that if you bring anything near the snaila#39;s long horns, the animal draws them in. ... nose. But howmuchsuperior the snaila#39;sistothe elephanta#39;s !
|Title||:||The Story Book of Science|
|Author||:||Jean Henri Fabre|
|Publisher||:||Start Publishing LLC - 2013-03-01|